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Helquist, Brett

Overview
Works: 332 works in 1,261 publications in 19 languages and 106,065 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humor  Detective and mystery fiction  Humorous fiction  Young adult works  Short stories  Adventure stories  High interest-low vocabulary books  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.S6795, FIC
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Publications about Brett Helquist
Publications by Brett Helquist
Most widely held works about Brett Helquist
 
Most widely held works by Brett Helquist
The reptile room by Lemony Snicket( Book )
96 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 10,875 libraries worldwide
Having escaped Count Olaf's clutches, the three Baudelaire siblings arrive on the shores of Lake Lachrymose to stay with Aunt Josephine. When she goes missing, the Baudelaire's must once again fight their way out of Count Olaf's wicked schemes
The Slippery Slope by Lemony Snicket( Book )
66 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and French and held by 8,686 libraries worldwide
In the perilous Mortmain Mountains, Klaus and Violet Baudelaire meet another well-read person, who helps them try to rescue Sunny from the villainous Count Olaf and his henchmen as they all near "the last safe place."
The Bad Beginning by Lemony Snicket( Book )
107 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 6,245 libraries worldwide
The Baudelaire children, Violet, Klaus and baby Sunny, are exceedingly unlucky. Their parents have been killed, and they are forced to go and stay with their Uncle Olaf. It soon turns out that Olaf has evil plans for the children
Chasing Vermeer by Blue Balliett( Book )
44 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 5,370 libraries worldwide
When seemingly unrelated and strange events start to happen and a precious Vermeer painting disappears, eleven-year-olds Petra and Calder combine their talents to solve an international art scandal
The Miserable Mill by Lemony Snicket( Book )
58 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 5,162 libraries worldwide
Mr Poe delivers the three Baudelaire orphans, Violet, Klaus and little Sunny, to their new guardian, the owner of the Lucky Smells Lumbermill in Paltryville. But far from living in the mill, they quickly discover they will be working in it
The Austere Academy by Lemony Snicket( Book )
46 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 4,956 libraries worldwide
From the Publisher: As the three Baudelaire orphans warily approach their new home Prufrock Preparatory School : they can't help but notice the enormous stone arch bearing the school's motto Memento Mori or "Remember you will die." This is not a cheerful greeting and certainly marks an inauspicious beginning to a very bleak story just as we have come to expect from Lemony Snickett's Series of Unfortunate Events, the deliciously morbid set of books that began with The Bad Beginning and only got worse
The Ersatz Elevator by Lemony Snicket( Book )
50 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 4,871 libraries worldwide
The woeful saga of the Baudelaire orphans continues as evil Count Olaf discovers their whereabouts at Esme Squalor's seventy-one-bedroom penthouse and concocts a new plan for stealing their family fortune
The Hostile Hospital by Lemony Snicket( Book )
33 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and French and held by 4,656 libraries worldwide
In this satirical story the children face a suspicious shopkeeper, unnecessary surgery, an intercom system, anesthesia and some very startling news about a fire
The Carnivorous Carnival by Lemony Snicket( Book )
28 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 4,485 libraries worldwide
On the run as suspected murderers, the unlucky Baudelaire orphans find themselves trapped in the Caligari Carnival, where they must masquerade as freaks in order to hide from the evil Count Olaf
The End by Lemony Snicket( Book )
20 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Finnish and held by 3,995 libraries worldwide
Lost at sea, the Baudelaire orphans, along with the evil Count Olaf, wash up on the shore of an island populated by an oddly placid group of inhabitants, and they try to decide whether or not they are truly safe
Odd and the Frost Giants by Neil Gaiman( Book )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 3,962 libraries worldwide
An unlucky twelve-year-old Norwegian boy named Odd leads the Norse gods Loki, Thor, and Odin in an attempt to outwit evil Frost Giants who have taken over Asgard
The Wright 3 by Blue Balliett( Book )
31 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 2,748 libraries worldwide
In the midst of a series of unexplained accidents and mysterious coincidences, sixth-graders Calder, Petra, and Tommy lead their classmates in an attempt to keep Frank Lloyd Wright's famous Robie House from being demolished
The Calder game by Blue Balliett( Book )
18 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,142 libraries worldwide
When seventh-grader Calder Pillay disappears from a remote English village--along with an Alexander Calder sculpture to which he has felt strangely drawn--his friends Petra and Tommy fly from Chicago to help his father find him
It came from beneath the bed! : tales from the House of Bunnicula by James Howe( Book )
17 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,939 libraries worldwide
With help from his Uncle Harold, who wrote books about Bunnicula, Howie the wire-haired dachshund writes a story in which he saves the world from a science experiment gone awry
More scary stories to tell in the dark by Alvin Schwartz( Book )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,715 libraries worldwide
Tapped from the oral traditions of American folklore, these ghost stories and tales of weird happenings, witches, and graveyards have startling, funny, or surprising endings
The lump of coal by Lemony Snicket( Book )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,481 libraries worldwide
A lump of coal that wants to be an artist, but would settle for making decorative marks on a piece of grilled meat, rolls out of a forgotten bag of charcoal one winter and takes a spin through town seeking a miracle
Howie Monroe and the doghouse of doom by James Howe( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,430 libraries worldwide
Continuing his search for fame as a writer, Howie the wire-haired dachshund creates a story remarkably similar to the popular one he has heard about a heroic boy wizard
Thriller by James Patterson( Book )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,360 libraries worldwide
This volume provides a collection of ghostly and mysterious stories
Roger, the jolly pirate by Brett Helquist( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,355 libraries worldwide
While his shipmates face their toughest enemy, Roger has a chance to prove himself in a most unlikely way after being banished, as usual, below decks during the fighting
The Vengekeep prophecies by Brian Farrey( Book )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,089 libraries worldwide
"A magical tapestry prophesies doom for the town of Vengekeep, and to everyone's surprise twelve-year-old Jaxter Grimjinx and his family of con artists appear to be the town's saviors"--
 
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Alternative Names
Brett Helquist Amerikaans schrijver
Brett Helquist illustratore statunitense
Helkvists, Brets
הלקויסט, ברט
برت هلکویست
헬퀴스트, 브렛
ブレット・ヘルキスト
ヘルキスト, ブレット
Languages
English (435)
French (91)
Spanish (81)
Turkish (9)
Polish (9)
Swedish (6)
Chinese (5)
Korean (4)
German (3)
Japanese (3)
Catalan (2)
Portuguese (2)
Thai (2)
Czech (2)
Serbian (1)
Romanian (1)
Hebrew (1)
Dutch (1)
Finnish (1)
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